Top 7 Tick Plants That Repel Ticks

plants that repel ticks

Ticks appear in ever increasing numbers in cities and in our gardens. They spread into our close surroundings through host animals such as mice, rats, hedgehogs, birds, and even our pets. Being carriers of dangerous diseases that also can infect humans, tick colonization in our yard and garden needs to be controlled. Fortunately, there are a number of plants … Read moreTop 7 Tick Plants That Repel Ticks

Is Permethrin The Best Tick Repellent?

Permethrin Tick Repellent

There are many tick repellents available. But finding the best tick repellent can be quite difficult, as there are many natural repellents as well as many chemically synthesized repellents. Permethrin is a synthetically manufactured drug derived from chrysanthemum flowers. Permethrin is highly toxic to insects and mites. “Mites” are a subclass of spiders (arachnids) that ticks belong … Read moreIs Permethrin The Best Tick Repellent?

Picaridin Vs DEET Vs Permethrin – Which is the Best Tick Repellent?

methrin Vs Picaridin – Which is the Best Tick Repellent

Tick-transmitted diseases can have a severe impact on our health. Tick populations and mosquitos are increasing and exposure to ticks becomes more common. Repellents are important to protect people as well as pets from nasty bites and the diseases spread by these culprits. Three of the most popular insect repellents are DEET, Permethrin and Picaridin. … Read morePicaridin Vs DEET Vs Permethrin – Which is the Best Tick Repellent?

Tick Repellent Clothing To Protect You from Ticks

tick repellent clothing

We have learned that Ticks may transmit bacteria and viruses that can cause dangerous diseases such as Lyme disease, Anaplasmosis, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, Ehrlichiosis, etc. Protection against ticks is important for anyone who moves around outdoors. Apart from using lotions and sprays, you can also use tick repellent clothing to repel ticks. There are … Read moreTick Repellent Clothing To Protect You from Ticks